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Mandarin House

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507 S Mayo Trl, Paintsville, KY 41240-1327
11:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Seattle, Washington
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

nothing to rave about.. but then Paintsville is a very small town. always full the both times we've gone in

Thank crusinalg
Providence, Rhode Island
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

very good food, clean facilities and very helpful and courteous staff. would eat there again. It was a great place to have the family come and enjoy each others company. We had 15 people dine that night and everyone left full and in a happy mood. PS they have changed the name to the Peking buffet

Thank Gordon C
Atlanta, Georgia
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289 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

This restaurant has changed it's name and owners to the Peking Dragon. The restaurant had a strange smell upon entry. Take out service was prompt but the food was very ordinary. Too much oil and not really authentic fare.

Thank BlueHeeler777
Anderson, SC
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

I chose dinner here since it was across the street from the Days Inn I was staying at. The Hotel manager stated it was decent so I tried it. about $10 gets your basic Chinese buffet with a little American to suit kids or anybody else. Everything I had was at the correct temp and tasty enough. It beat getting... More 

Thank JethroC66
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

The food is really tasty, but there are too many unpleasant experiences with roaches. The female owner is great, however cleanliness is a problem.

Thank beachlover311
Paintsville, Kentucky
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015

I favorite food of all time and this restaurant has it. The buffet offers many varieties of Chinese food as well as some american favorites.

Thank lflossy1120
Hartford, Ar
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169 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2015

We ate on the side of the restaurant where you pick your raw food, put it on a plate and then they cook it in front of you. Everything was really good, especially the donuts!!!

Thank Lynn M
Van Lear, Kentucky, United States
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

This is a place I will not eat again. I was never a real fan of their food but the roach problem I have noticed a couple of times is more than I want to deal with. Recommend going to Pikeville Peking for good Chinese food.

2 Thank Brad M
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

It was a bit pricey for your typical Chinese buffet. The food was good, although nothing was labeled so I wasn't sure what I was eating. The bar had fresh hot food with a decent variety. The atmosphere was a bit dark for a Sunday lunch but all in all very nice. The place seemed clean and the staff was... More 

Thank Brandy C
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 January 2015

We have been to other Chinese restaurants and the Mandarin House is easily our top pick! Beautiful surroundings, great service.

1 Thank mckenzie00

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 507 S Mayo Trl, Paintsville, KY 41240-1327
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Paintsville
(606) 789-5313
507 S Mayo Trl
Paintsville, KY

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